Betsy Ross and the making of America

Title Betsy Ross and the making of America
Names Miller, Marla R.
Book Number DB072863
Title Status Active
Medium Digital Book
Annotation Professor explores the life of Philadelphia seamstress Betsy Ross (1752-1836), a prominent flag maker during the American Revolution and through the War of 1812. Discusses Ross's three marriages, her family's support of the colonies' rebellion, and her descendants. Depicts the roles of middle-class artisans in forging a new nation. 2010.
Narrator Dukin, Kerry.
Local Subject Biography & Autobiography - BIO
Adult Book - AD
Adult Non-Fiction - AN
History, United States - HUS
History - HST
Long Book - LO
Audience Notes Female narrator.
LC Subject Flags - United States - History
Revolutionaries - United States - Biography
Philadelphia (Pa.) - History - Revolution, 1775-1783
Call Number 973.3092 B ANF
Language English
Released 2010
Publication Info Washington, D.C. : National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped, Library of Congress, 2010 (American Printing House for the Blind, recording studio)
Original Publication Recorded from: 1st ed. New York : Henry Holt, 2010. 0805082972
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